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  • William G. Stratton Collection

William Grant Stratton (1914-2001) was the 32nd Governor of Illinois, 1953-1961. First elected in 1952, Stratton, a Republican, was part of the GOP landslide that came with the election of Dwight D. Eisenhower to the presidency that year.

This collection contains family and professional photographs from Governor Stratton's two terms in office.

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